Dynam
Dynam Dy"nam, n. [Cf. F. dyname. See {Dynamic}.] A unit of measure for dynamical effect or work; a foot pound. See {Foot pound}. --Whewell. [1913 Webster]

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  • dynam- — dynam(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. dunamis « force ». dynam(o) , dynamie éléments, du gr. dunamis, force . dynam , dynamo ❖ ♦ Pre …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • dynam- — [dī nam′] combining form DYNAMO : used before a vowel * * * …   Universalium

  • dynam- — [dī nam′] combining form DYNAMO : used before a vowel …   English World dictionary

  • dynam — † ˈdynam Obs. [a. F. dyname (also dynamie), ‘a unit of power, the force necessary to raise in a given time 1000 kilogrammes to a height of 1 metre’; f. Gr. δύναµις power, force.] ‘A term proposed by Dr. Whewell, as expressive of a pound or other… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • dynam — abbreviation dynamics …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • DYNAM —    the unit of work, or the force required to raise one pound one foot in one second …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • dynam- — combining form or dynamo Etymology: probably from French, from Greek, from dynamis : power dynamism …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Dynam-Victor Fumet — (4 May 1867 – 2 June 1949) was a French composer and organist. Contents 1 Life 2 Works 3 Selected works 3.1 Orchestral …   Wikipedia

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